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Todd Bertuzzi | Winger

Team: Detroit Red Wings
Age / DOB:  (39) / 2/2/1975
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 229
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Todd Bertuzzi's agent Pat Morris notes that his client is in good shape and no longer needs to deal with lawsuit worries, so he's hoping to continue his NHL career.
It might be tough to find many suitors. Bertuzzi's point production (nine goals, 16 points in 59 games) was lacking and he wasn't the sort of possession-driver who can make a difference defensively even if he's not scoring. Fantasy owners should note that he isn't quite the PIM generator he once was, either, although he still generates some. Sep 6 - 12:41 PM

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Todd Bertuzzi spoke a little to the Detroit Free Press a day after reaching a settlement in his long-standing court case with Steve Moore.

"I have never spoken about this case," Bertuzzi said Wednesday. "I won't speak of it now. To all my fans, to all the teams and teammates I have played with and to all my friends, thank you. Thank you." Moore's career ended after he was attacked by Bertuzzi in game back on March 8, 2004. Bertuzzi is currently an unrestricted free agent.
Aug 21 - 2:27 PM

Todd Bertuzzi and Steve Moore have reached a settlement out of court, according to Sportsnet’s Michael Grange.

We don't have details yet, but the Moore-Bertuzzi litigation is finally over after 10 years. Moore's career was ended by Bertuzzi in an on-ice incident back in March 2004 and he was seeking $68 million in damages from Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks. Bertuzzi is currently an unrestricted free agent after he recorded 16 points in 59 games with the Red Wings last season.
Aug 19 - 11:20 AM

Legal representatives for Todd Bertuzzi and Steve Moore are discussing a negotiated (out of court) settlement, according to TSN's Bob McKenzie.

The discussions are believed to be close, but no legal agreement is currently in place. McKenzie reports that "a negotiated settlement to avert a trial is a possibility." Bertuzzi and Moore have a civil trial scheduled for Sept. 8.
Aug 19 - 9:22 AM

Todd Bertuzzi probably won't be back with the Red Wings next season.

He would like to be back in Detroit, but there doesn't appear to be any room for him on the roster. Bertuzzi skated in 59 games this past season, but he only missed eight contests due to injury.
May 6 - 8:29 AM

Pending UFA Todd Bertuzzi would prefer to continue playing in Detroit, but he isn't sure if he'll be back next season.

He recorded just nine goals and 16 points in 59 games this season. "I feel like I got off to a good start, then we had a tough month when we weren't scoring, then I got parked for a month and then we went on break," Bertuzzi said. "I was disappointed not to get into the mix of the playoffs. I still feel like I can play, and I'd love to come back, but I don't know if there's room."
May 2 - 9:21 AM

Todd Bertuzzi will suit up in Game 4 Thursday night.

He is slated to start on a line with Riley Sheahan and Tomas Tatar. Bertuzzi was a healthy scratch for the first three games of the series. He will replace Tomas Jurco.
Apr 24 - 3:55 PM

Todd Bertuzzi returned to action on Tuesday night from the flu.

He had three hits and two shots during his 12:25 of ice time in Detroit's 4-2 loss to Columbus. Bertuzzi missed Sunday's game as a result of his illness.
Mar 26 - 1:40 AM

Todd Bertuzzi didn't play Sunday because of the flu.

Just an FYI, as he isn't worth owning in fantasy leagues anymore. Bertuzzi has nine goals and 16 points in 54 games this season.
Mar 24 - 11:41 AM

Todd Bertuzzi returned to action on Tuesday March 18.

He missed Sunday's game with a lower-body ailment, but logged 15:12 of ice time against Toronto in his return. He registered three shots on goal, but failed to pick up a point for a fourth straight appearance.
Mar 19 - 2:23 AM

Todd Bertuzzi (lower body) skated with the Red Wings on Tuesday.

Bertuzzi remains questionable for Tuesday's game against Toronto. If he can't play then Landon Ferraro will make his NHL debut.
Mar 18 - 3:35 PM

Todd Bertuzzi won't play Sunday because of a lower-body injury.

He was injured in Friday's 2-1 shootout win against the Edmonton Oilers. He is considered day-to-day. He has eight goals and 15 points in 51 games this season.
Mar 15 - 6:11 PM

Todd Bertuzzi got back into Detroit's lineup on Wednesday after being a healthy scratch for eight straight games.

He netted his first goal in his last 19 games to open the scoring in a 2-1 overtime victory for the Red Wings. The veteran winger has generated only 12 points in 45 games this season.
Feb 27 - 10:22 AM

Todd Bertuzzi will be a healthy scratch on Friday.

The Detroit Red Wings are making room for the return of Daniel Alfredsson (back). Bertuzzi has 11 points and 34 penalty minutes in 44 games in 2013-14.
Jan 24 - 12:42 PM

Todd Bertuzzi tallied a power-play goal in Tuesday's shootout loss to Florida.

He has skated in three games since returning to the lineup from a shoulder injury. Bertuzzi has 10 points in 26 games this campaign. Four of his six markers have come on the power play in 2013-14.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 09:20:00 AM

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